A New Amazon Phishing Scam, Malvertizing, and Apple Activation Lock Removal – Intego Mac Podcast Episode 175

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A New Amazon Phishing Scam, Malvertizing, and Apple Activation Lock Removal – Intego Mac Podcast Episode 175

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February 18th, 2021 by

A new Amazon phishing scam doesn’t include links to click, but rather a telephone number to call: beware! Malvertizing takes advantage of a zero-day WebKit vulnerability to display deceptive ads, and serve malware. And Apple has set up a website for people to request the removal of activation lock on devices they own.

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About Kirk McElhearn

Kirk McElhearn writes about Macs, iPods, iTunes, books, music and more on his blog Kirkville.
He is co-host of the Intego Mac Podcast and PhotoActive, and a regular contributor to The Mac Security Blog, TidBITS, and several other websites and publications.
Kirk has written more than twenty books, including Take Control books about iTunes, LaunchBar, and Scrivener.
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